Two pair primers (Table 1) were designed to amplify the short fragment including reference gene hypoxanthine phosphoribosyltransferase (HPRT, GenBank ID: EF062857.
What does PRT stand for?
PRT stands for Phosphoribosyltransferase
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The influence of smoking and diet on the hypoxanthine phosphoribosyltransferase (HPRT) mutant frequency in circulating t-lymphocytes from a normal human-population.
Evidence for diploidy at the adenine phosphoribosyltransferase locus.
5-FU is converted into active metabolites by phosphorylation through thymidine phosphorylase (TP) and orotate phosphoribosyltransferase (OPRT) .
Hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase deficiency.
The gene HPRT is named for the enzyme it encodes, hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase.
A series of follow up experiments performed by Gemin X scientists convincingly validated this finding and further narrowed down the target to be nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase (NAMPT), a key regulatory enzyme in NAD biosynthesis.
Usually, the well-known housekeeping genes are chosen such as the glyceraldehydes-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH), [alpha]-actins (ACTB), hypoxantine phosphoribosyltransferase (HRPT), [beta]-tubulin (TUB), elongation factor 1 alpha (EF1A) and 18S, 28S rRNA (Shu et al.